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ace (or king or queen, etc.) high

Definition of ace or king or queen, etc. high in English:

(In card games) having the ace (or another specified card) as the highest-ranking.
Example sentences
  • Normal ranking of the cards applies, with ace high.
  • The deck is a standard American deck of fifty-two cards, ace high.
  • When cutting for deal the cards now rank in their normal order with ace high, and the deal can be one or three cards at a time at the dealer's choice.
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